Fund raising success

Geoff Walker recently completed Ironman France and asked for sponsorship in memory of a dear friend, Bernie Jackson, who died from melanoma earlier this year. The challenge involved over 140 miles of swimming, biking and running and Geoff has raised over £2,000 to support GenoMEL’s research. Donations are stillRead More

New GenoMEL paper in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology

A GenoMEL study of somatic BRAF and NRAS mutations in familial melanomas with known germline CDKN2A status has been published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology. This study set out to investigate whether inheriting a CDKN2Amutation influences the mutations found within the actual tumour. Led by researchers in Sweden, it involved colleaguesRead More

Website privacy policy

A different sort of cookie* The GenoMEL website’s privacy policy has been updated to better explain our use of Google Analytics to monitor visitor numbers and usage. Google Analytics works by placing a ‘cookie’ on the user’s computer so that it can tell the difference between a first time visitor andRead More

New GenoMEL paper

A fourth paper has been published based on GenoMEL’s health psychology studies. It highlights the need for more effective communication of genetic test results. To find out more please visit the European Journal of Cancer website. Congratulations to all involved. info@genomel.orgRead More

New GenoMEL paper

GenoMEL’s latest paper is now available online. It reports further findings from GenoMEL’s health psychology questionnaires. To find the article please visit the website of the journal Archives of Dermatology.Read More

Annual GenoMEL meeting

The annual meeting is taking place in Leiden, the Netherlands 18-20 June. If you have any attendance queries please email info@genomel.orgRead More